Southwest Georgia HealthMatters

Programs in Southwest Georgia are provided by the Southwest Georgia Council on Aging.

Serving the following counties: Baker, Calhoun, Colquitt, Decatur, Dougherty, Early, Grady, Lee, Miller, Mitchell, Seminole, Terrell, Thomas, and Worth
Regional Offices: 335 W. Society Avenue, Albany, GA 31701
Telephone: (229) 432-1124
Toll Free: 1-800-282-6612
Wellness Coordinator: Jami Harper
          Phone: 229-432-1124
Caregiver Specialist: Denielle McCray
          Phone: 229-432-1124

Focus of Wellness Programs

These programs focus primarily on improving the health and quality of life of seniors; preventing/delaying disability and premature death from chronic disease; assisting individuals in making better lifestyle choices and taking a more active role in their own well-being through nutrition, exercise, and medication management.

Current Programs Offered in Southwest Georgia:

  • Chronic Disease Self-Management Program
  • Matter of Balance
  • Tai Chi for Arthritis & Fall Prevention
  • Aging Mastery Program